Physical activity & ageing in ex-Servicemen

Dr Rachel Williams, a former PhD student in HART and now one of our Associate Members, has recently had one of her articles from the doctoral study published in Qualitative Research in Sport, Exercise & Health*.  Rachel’s qualitative research explored Continue reading Physical activity & ageing in ex-Servicemen

‘Weather-wisdom’ in physical cultures

A multi-institutional team of researchers, led by HART’s Prof Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, is undertaking a sociological research project on the lived experience of weather and the senses, and including ‘weather work’ and ‘temperature’ work in a range of different sports and Continue reading ‘Weather-wisdom’ in physical cultures

Lincoln Food Strategy

HART member, Professor Nigel Curry, presented the Lincoln Food Strategy – produced by HART members in a University of Lincoln funded project led by Professor Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson – to the inaugural Lincoln Food Summit held recently in the City of Continue reading Lincoln Food Strategy

‘Heat is on’ in sport & physical cultures

An interdisciplinary and multi-institutional team of researchers is undertaking a sociological-phenomenological study of sporting embodiment and the senses in a range of physical cultures, including boxing, mixed martial arts, traditionalist Chinese martial arts, and distance running. The team comprises Prof Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, Continue reading ‘Heat is on’ in sport & physical cultures

‘Sociology’ journal 50th anniversary

HART researcher, Professor Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, has been involved in the 50th anniversary celebrations of Sociology, the flagship journal of the British Sociological Association. As part of the anniversary, e-Specials and podcasts have been produced, covering specific decades of the journal. Professor Allen-Collinson Continue reading ‘Sociology’ journal 50th anniversary